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Sport Zidane happy to sign new Real Madrid contract
Author: 0 Zidane happy to sign new Real Madrid contract

The range of talent in Real's squad explains why their recent transfer activities have been geared towards building for the future rather than the immediate present, bringing in 19-year-old full back Theo Hernandez from Atletico Madrid and Spain under-21 midfielder Dani Ceballos.

Sport Ezekiel Elliott Suspended Six Games Under Personal Conduct Policy
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott Suspended Six Games Under Personal Conduct Policy

In September, the Columbus City attorney's office in OH announced that Elliott wouldn't be charged because of conflicting and inconsistent information . The league said Friday there was " substantial and persuasive evidence " that Elliott had physical confrontations last summer with his ex-girlfriend, Tiffany Thompson .

Sport Rooney Scores In Goodison Park Return As Everton Defeat Stoke
Author: 0 Rooney Scores In Goodison Park Return As Everton Defeat Stoke

Midfielders Ross Barkley and James McCarthy are out with groin and knee injuries respectively. Everton had earlier struggled for fluidity as Ronald Koeman fielded five new signings from the outset, with Jordan Pickford comfortable in claiming a clean sheet.

Sport Muktar Edris crashes Mo Farah party with 5000m gold
Author: 0 Muktar Edris crashes Mo Farah party with 5000m gold

It was a glorious win for 23-year-old Ethiopian Edris, the fastest man in the world this year, who had lost all his five previous meetings with Farah. Into the last 800m however and they ate Tiernan up, though the truth is Farah never looked entirely comfortable: they hit the bell in 12:40.17, and Farah was chasing all the way down the backstretch, unable to get himself in front when he either wanted to or needed to.

Sport Matthews traded after three seasons with Eagles
Author: 0 Matthews traded after three seasons with Eagles

As a result, it's clear to see that Matthews will be expected to assume No. 1 receiver duties upon his arrival. Roseman said once Matthews' name surfaced in the media in trade rumors, teams started reaching out about trading for Matthews.

Sport Rams acquire receiver Sammy Watkins in a trade for cornerback EJ Gaines
Author: 0 Rams acquire receiver Sammy Watkins in a trade for cornerback EJ Gaines

Gaines, while also loading up with a treasure chest of draft picks for next spring. Watkins had a team-high 39 receiving yards on four catches in Thursday's preseason opener against the Minnesota Vikings. So they made a decision to move on from Watkins a year early and get a second-round draft pick. He caught 28 passes for 430 yards and two scores in his injury shortened season a year ago.

Sport 'Free-rolling' Spieth easy going about career grand slam bid
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Thomas Pieters is one I like again in a major. A very, very long gap. That his best result in a Major has come in a PGA adds to the happy feelings. Scott reckons the course would have been just as well left alone. The range at Quail Hollow is not almost long enough for Rory McIlroy at the #PGAChamp .

Sport Mayweather opens up on his realistic chances against McGregor
Author: 0 Mayweather opens up on his realistic chances against McGregor

The biggest names in combats sports are now in the final phases of their training camps, which are both taking place in 'Sin City' . It's nice to see that despite the main event being obviously more of an entertainment fight than a competitive pro boxing match, that they are starting to fill the card with good solid matchups for boxing fans.

Sport Rafa Benitez 'not happy' with Newcastle's business in the transfer window
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Perez's boyhood club remain the frontrunners to sign their former boy wonder but the player's agent is frustrated that Arsenal want more than the current offer on the table. However, the Spanish club are struggling to meet the Gunners' reported £13m asking price and talks are rumbling on. "We have to be sure the player is good enough for what we are looking for".

Sport Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry Reportedly Under Investigation For Battery
Author: 0 Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry Reportedly Under Investigation For Battery

According to a report from Andy Slater , Jarvis Landry is under investigation for battery stemming from an incident that occurred in March. "It involves Landry's girlfriend", Slater reports. Landry would also be negotiating with the Dolphins for a contract extension. He has been a star for the Dolphins, and holds the National Football League record for the most receptions in a player's first two seasons (with a current career total of 288 receptions).

Sport Sara Errani banned for two months over cancer drug positive test
Author: 0 Sara Errani banned for two months over cancer drug positive test

Former world No. 5 Errani , now ranked 98th, will be ineligible until midnight on Oct 2 and her results between Feb 16 and June 7 will be disqualified, resulting in the forfeiture of ranking points and prize money in that period. "Together with my family we have tried to understand how this contamination could have happened because I am 100 per cent certain I haven't taken a pill by mistake", Errani said.

Sport Real Madrid-Manchester United: how & where to watch
Author: 0 Real Madrid-Manchester United: how & where to watch

Mourinho said after the game against Sampdoria: "Pre-season was good". "It's something I've been through many times". The Argentina worldwide has won the Ballon d'Or five times during his Barcelona career, with Neymar yet to win his first, but he insisted that he has not made the move to Paris in order to be a big fish in a small pond and be the superstar of a Champions League club.

Sport Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool need no more centre-backs'
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Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino said this week he was hopeful of persuading van Dijk to shelve plans to leave but rumours suggesting the centre-half wants to leave persist. Whether the Dutch worldwide moves to Anfield or not, his Southampton career must now be at an end. In theory, that's a lot of money for City to spend on a backup center-back already having Vincent Kompany , Nicolas Otamendi and John Stones in the squad, but Van Dijk is arguably better than all of them except ...

Sport Olympic champion Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79
Author: 0 Olympic champion Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79

She shot to fame as a little-known 18-year-old at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, winning the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay, earning her the nickname "Golden Girl" by local media. "I have never met anyone that had such great faith and determination". "Her feats on the track brought together Australians as one", Bertrand said .

Sport Yuki Bhambri loses to Anderson in Citi Open quarters
Author: 0 Yuki Bhambri loses to Anderson in Citi Open quarters

Anderson sealed the win on his second match point. "Hopefully I can win a few more matches here", Bhambri said. After the match, Bhambri spoke to the PTI and said, "I had a good tournament but disappointed with the result today". "If I'm taking care of business on my side of the ball, then I give myself the best chance". Anderson broke back for 5-5. In the women's doubles event, top-seeded Sania Mirza and Romanian partner Monica Niculescu lost to USA's Eugenie Bouchard and Canada's ...

Sport London 2017: Family so special to champion Farah
Author: 0 London 2017: Family so special to champion Farah

Somalia-born Farah won in 26 minutes 49.51 seconds from Ugandan youngster Joshua Kiuprui Cheptegei (26:49.94) and Kenya's Paul Tanui , who added bronze in 26:50.60 to Olympic silver from a year ago. "I did not expect to win the bronze medal, we were just too many runners in the front group". The distance runner said he believed in his sprinting abilities that once again has worked in his favour.

Sport English football returns as Chelsea face Arsenal in Community Shield
Author: 0 English football returns as Chelsea face Arsenal in Community Shield

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois had the confidence to take the Chelsea's second penalty in the shootout but the Belgian goalkeeper blazed his effort high and wide over the Wembley crossbar and into the jubilant Arsenal fans. New-signing Sead Kolasinac powered a header into the back of the net, but there was still time for Chelsea to nearly snatch victory. Wenger said he was hesitant to start Kolasinac at Wembley so soon in his Arsenal career, but predicted that the ...

Sport Kagiso Rabada's late strike pulls South Africa back after Root, Stokes' fifties
Author: 0 Kagiso Rabada's late strike pulls South Africa back after Root, Stokes' fifties

De Bruyn edged and Keaton Jennings could not hang onto a leaping effort in the gully off Anderson and then de Kock was spilled at slip by Stokes off Moeen. It was well wide of Hashim Amla at slip and De Kock, realizing his big error, sat down and covered his face with his glove. Cook, England´s all-time leading Test run-scorer, looked in good touch.

Sport This is just another fight: Zulpikar Maimaitiali on Vijender Singh
Author: 0 This is just another fight: Zulpikar Maimaitiali on Vijender Singh

He, however, returned the title saying, "I don't want this title, because I don't want tension at the border (between India and China)". "I am experienced. "[Maimaitiali] has had just eight fights so far". The live broadcast of the fight will start at 7 pm IST. Hometown hero Vijender Singh (8W-0L, 7KOs), the WBO Asia-Pacific titlist will have the crowd cheering for him in his twelve round bout against Chinas Zulipikaer Maimaitiali (8W-0L-1D, 6KOs), who holds the WBO Oriental belt.